TripAdvisor Reviews Maiko Hotel Kobe
Travel Blogs from Kobe
... tender and well-marbled that it magically dissolves on your tongue, turning into a pool of pure flavour and bliss! Words cannot do it justice - it's a sensation that must be experienced to be believed.
The meat is so rich that you can't eat too much of it, which is a good thing, considering how outrageously expensive Kobe beef is. While I love tucking into a massive t-bone as much as the next guy, this isn't something you'd want to attempt with Kobe beef, as you'd ...
... uncomfortable with so many people cramped into a bar the size of most people's ensuites!
Marc left us for other adventures so Deb, Sean and myself caught the train to meet Makoto. He took us to a complex with several rehearsal studios filled with musos with all sorts of equipment it was a really cool place. Sean had an absolute ball jamming with Makoto and his band a night he won't forget in a hurry for ...
... pushed me up to the front spot and when the very busy lady looked up to take my order, you should have seen the look on her face, it was just priceless. The "holy **** Zen Master, what is that guy doing here" look made us all laugh, and they all giggled and sang songs to us as we pointed and said "one of those please", not having a clue what we were ordering. I think we made their day, and they all bowed to us and waved and laughed with us as we wandered ...
... and a couple of sprinkles. Walking along the waterfront, there are many restaurants. I chose the one that only had one seat left (my thought process -- if it is crowded the food must be good). I couldn't read the menu so I motioned to the waitress that I would have what the woman next to me was having. It was a paper thin omelet stuffed with pork fried rice that I think had a little ketchup in it, very ...
... what I was expecting, and it was exactly the same as every photo I've ever seen of it, if not even more impressive, yet I still left feeling underwhelmed. Perhaps I was just tired of queuing, tired of being elbow to elbow with hundreds of thousands of people I didn't know, and just plain tired from stop-start queueing for 3 hours.
With all necessary photos taken and lights looked at, we headed for home. With about 100,000 other people. It ...
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